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    Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: TS Mr. Truman approaches speakers stand. GTV Assembly applauding. SCU Mr. Truman speaks:-(Nat.sd.) SV Of Mr. Truman showing people applauding.



    SOUND EFFECTS. SCU Mr. Truman speaks:- "Mark Twain said in an inscription I have always had on my desk, "Always do right, it will please some people & will astonish the rest" - (Laughter) Well, that's what we did in 1948. - (Laugher) We astonished the Polisters and the sabotage press, and the opposition candidates. Republican, crackpots & dixiecrats - the results were good for the country, even though they set back the science of Political forecasting a full generation. (laughter & applause) I hope it set them back for ever."



    Personalities - Politicians; United States of America; Social Events; Harry S Truman (1884-1972)




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    Washington

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    Film ID:
    VLVA71SI2BBOLIV6JWJHG8U6MLYFE
    Media URN:
    VLVA71SI2BBOLIV6JWJHG8U6MLYFE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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